Cyber Security

Cyber Security Level 1 Award

MOA
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Level
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Type
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Duration
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Location
pinLancaster & Morecambe College
Start date: 12/09/2024, 9 30am to 12 30pm (Thur)
MOA
egg-timerPart Time
Level
arrowLevel 1
Type
hatAdult PT
Duration
calendar10 Weeks
Location
pinLancaster & Morecambe College
Start date: 25/04/2024, 9 30am to 12 30pm (Thur)

Protecting yourself and your business from cyber security risks can seem daunting but there are some simple steps you can take to ensure you have the basics in place. This free, 3 hour workshop aims to introduce you to Cyber Security for your business and give you the awareness of threats and what steps can be taken to help mitigate those threats.

Successful completion of the course will achieve a Level 1 Award in Cyber Security.

Course Overview

You will learn about cybercrime and the risks and effects it has on individuals and organisations and will learn more about routine protective methods used to maintain cybersecurity including the principles of vulnerability and penetration testing and user access control.

The main areas included in this workshop are:

  • What is Cyber Security?

  • Awareness of Cyber Threats of where they come from

  • What steps you can take to protect your business

  • We will also provide you with further information and ways you can help protect yourself and your business.

Progression Routes

Level 2 Cyber Security

Digital Apprenticeships

Course Fees

This course costs £84* fee waiver available, including exam fees.

You may be eligible for free study if you are 23 or under and this is your first full Level 2 or 3 course. Alternatively, if you are unemployed, receiving an eligible benefit, and taking the course to help you find employment.

You may also be entitled to additional financial support including course materials, uniforms, and childcare expenses depending upon your individual circumstances. Read more about Financial Support for adults.

How to Apply

If you would like to apply for this course, please click 'Apply' in the top right, follow the steps, and our Admissions Team will be in touch with you.

For more information, advice and guidance please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306306 or email advice@lmc.ac.uk

Course code: B36869